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CVE-2008-0047 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the cgiCompileSearch function in CUPS 1.3.5, and other versions including the version bundled with Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2, when printer sharing is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted search expressions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/18/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=674
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html Patch
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00005.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-01.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1530
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:081
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0192.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28307
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019646
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-598-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-079A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0921/references Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10085
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00091.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00105.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10085
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10085

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0047
NVD Published Date:
03/18/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017